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December 22, 2016

New York Times: Airbus Will Sell 100 Planes to Iran After Similar Boeing Deal

“When Boeing and Airbus come forward with these massive deals, with these jobs, these things will have an impact on the U.S. economy,” said Trita Parsi, president of the National Iranian American Council, a Washington-based group that is critical of Iran’s leaders but has called for improved ties and fewer sanctions. “Trump made a big deal out of saving 1,000 jobs at Carrier in Indiana,” Mr. Parsi said. “It’s reasonable to assume that Trump is sensitive to economic arguments.”

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